297D2 Multi Terrain Loader

297D2 Multi Terrain Loader

The Cat® 297D2 Multi Terrain Loader, with its vertical lift design, delivers extended reach and lift height for quick and easy truck loading. Its standard, suspended undercarriage system ...
PDF Print SHARE

Engine

Engine Model
Cat C3.8 DIT (turbo)
Net Power
95HP
Gross Power - SAE J1995
98HP
Net Power - SAE 1349
95HP
Displacement
232in³
Bore
3.9in
Stroke
4.7in
Peak Torque - 1,500 rpm - SAE J1995
246ft·lbf
Net Power - ISO 9249
95HP

Operating Specifications

Rated Operating Capacities - 50% Tipping Load
4700lb
Ground Contact Area
2561in²
Ground Pressure
4.2psi
Tipping Load
9400lb
Breakout Force - Tilt Cylinder
7468lb
Breakout Force - Lift Cylinder
6072lb
Rated Operating Capacity with Optional Counterweight
4960lb
Rated Operating Capacities - 35% Tipping Load
3290lb
Note
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, enclosed cab with glass door, side windows, heater, mechanical suspension seat, advanced display, 880 CCA battery, 1981 mm (78 in) dirt

Weights

Operating Weight
10692lb
Note
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, enclosed cab with glass door, side windows, heater, mechanical suspension seat, advanced display, 880 CCA battery, 1981 mm (78 in) dirt

Service Refill Capacities

Cooling System
4.1gal (US)
Engine Crankcase
3.5gal (US)
Fuel Tank
32.2gal (US)
Hydraulic System
14.5gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank
10.3gal (US)
Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Tank
5gal (US)

Dimensions

Length - Track on Ground
71.1in
Overall Length - Track
90in
Height - Top of Cab
83.2in
Vehicle Width
78.1in
Ground Clearance
8.8in
Departure Angle
30°
Maximum Dump Angle
52°
Note
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, enclosed cab with glass door, side windows, heater, mechanical suspension seat, advanced display, 880 CCA battery, 1981 mm (78 in) dirt
Turning Radius from Center - Machine Rear
73.4in
Turning Radius from Center - Coupler
59.2in
Turning Radius from Center - Bucket (racked)
91.8in
Reach - Maximum Lift/Dump
30.5in
Rack Back Angle - Maximum Height
83°
Maximum Reach - With Arms Parallel to Ground
49.6in
Maximum Overall Height
160.5in
Length - Without Bucket
126in
Length - With Bucket on Ground
155.2in
Clearance at Maximum Lift and Dump
96.3in
Bucket Pin Height - Maximum Lift
127.6in
Bucket Pin Reach - Maximum Lift
15.2in
Bucket Pin Height - Carry Position
7.9in
Roll Back Angle
27°

Cab

ROPS
ISO 3471:2008
FOPS
ISO 3449:2005 Level I
FOPS Level II
ISO 3449:2005 Level II

Air Conditioning System

Air Conditioning
The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 0.81 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.158 metric tonnes.

Power Train

Travel Speed - Forward or Reverse - Two Speed
9.4mile/h
Travel Speed - Forward or Reverse - One Speed
5.9mile/h

Hydraulic System

Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Loader Hydraulic Pressure
3335psi
Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Loader Hydraulic Flow
23gal/min
Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Hydraulic Power (Calculated)
44HP
Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Maximum Loader Hydraulic Pressure
4061psi
Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Maximum Loader Hydraulic Flow
32gal/min
Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Hydraulic Power (Calculated)
76HP

Noise Level

Outside Cab**
104dB(A)
Note (3)
**The labeled sound power level for the CE marked configurations when measured according to the test procedure and conditions specified in 2000/14/EC.
Inside Cab*
83dB(A)
Note (2)
*The declared dynamic operator sound pressure levels per ISO 6396:2008. The measurements were conducted with the cab doors and windows closed and at 70% of the maximum engine cooling fan speed. The sound level may vary at different engine cooling fan spee
Note (1)
Cab and Rollover Protective Structures (ROPS) are standard in North America and Europe.

Comfortable Cab

Industry leading sealed and pressurized cab option provides a cleaner and quieter operating environment with excellent work tool visibility. Available high-back, heated, air ride seat with seat mounted adjustable joystick controls makes Cat Multi Terrain Loaders the industry leader in operator comfort.

Advanced Display

Maximize machine capability and control with the standard Advanced Display providing on-screen adjustments for implement response, Hystat™ response and creep control. Also features multi-language functionality with customizable layouts, security system and rearview camera.

Powerful Performance

High performance power train provides maximum performance and production capability through the Electronic Torque Management system, standard two speed travel and an electronic hand/foot throttle with decel pedal capability. High Flow XPS hydraulic system is available for applications that demand maximum hydraulic work tool performance. Electronically controlled Cat C3.8 engine provides high horsepower and torque while meeting U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV emission standards. Cat “Intelligent Leveling” system (ILEV) provides industry leading technology, integration and optional features such as dual direction self level, work tool return to dig and work tool positioner.

Suspended Undercarriage

Standard dual level suspension undercarriage combined with the optional Speed Sensitive Ride Control system provides better load retention, improved operator comfort and one of the smoothest rides in the industry. The dual suspension undercarriage features oscillating roller wheel assemblies that independently pivot to provide maximum track on the ground.

Outstanding Versatility

Broad range of performance matched Cat Work Tools make the Cat Multi Terrain Loader the most versatile machine on the job site.

Easy Service

Ground level access to all daily service and routine maintenance points helps reduce machine downtime for greater productivity.

Standard Equipment:

Optional Equipment:

    Optional Equipment
    • External Counterweights
    • Beacon, Rotating
    • Engine Block Heater – 120V
    • Oil, Hydraulic, Cold Operation
    • Paint, Custom
    • Heavy Duty Battery, 880 CCA, with Battery Disconnect
    • Heavy Duty Battery, 1,000 CCA, with Battery Disconnect
    • Product Link PL641, Cellular
    • Variable Speed Demand Fan with Reversing Functionality
    • Speed Sensitive Ride Control
    • Advanced Display: Rearview Camera Included
    • Work Tool Return to Dig and Work Tool Positioner
    • Bluetooth Radio with Microphone (AM/FM/Weather Band Receiver with USB and Auxiliary Input Jack)